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'''Galaxi''' was a [[steel]] [[roller coaster]] located at [[Barry Island Pleasure Park]] in Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK. It can be seen in National Fairground Archive photographs dated from 1974 to "circa 1985".
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'''Galaxi''' was a [[steel]] [[roller coaster]] located at [[Barry Island Pleasure Park]] in Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK. It opened in 1974 as one of a number of replacements for the park's Scenic Railway, which had been scrapped.<ref>http://www.joylandbooks.com/themagiceye/articles/beast-of-barry-scenic-railway.htm</ref> It left the park at the end of the 1983 season, when John Collins relinquished his share in the park, leaving it in full control of brother Pat Collins. It was replaced in 1984 with a [[Zierer]] Flitzer [[roller coaster]].
 
==Design==
 
==Design==
 
Red and white [[track]] with blue [[supports]].
 
Red and white [[track]] with blue [[supports]].
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Two or three people could fit in each row.
 
Two or three people could fit in each row.
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==References==
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[[Category:S.D.C]]
 
[[Category:S.D.C]]
[[Category:Unknown opening date]]
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[[Category:Galaxi (large)]]

Revision as of 13:48, 8 March 2018

roller coaster
Galaxi
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Barry Island Pleasure Park
Location Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK
Status Unknown
Operated 1974 to 1983
Statistics
Manufacturer S.D.C.
Type Steel
Model / product Galaxi
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Inversions0
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Galaxi was a steel roller coaster located at Barry Island Pleasure Park in Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK. It opened in 1974 as one of a number of replacements for the park's Scenic Railway, which had been scrapped.[1] It left the park at the end of the 1983 season, when John Collins relinquished his share in the park, leaving it in full control of brother Pat Collins. It was replaced in 1984 with a Zierer Flitzer roller coaster.

Design

Red and white track with blue supports.

Trains

2 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 8 riders per train. Two or three people could fit in each row.

References